We have information about buying and selling property at alert level 3 and buying and selling property at alert level 2.
Property is owned in many ways & can impact on your buyer rights. Learn about the types of property ownership including; freehold, leasehold, unit title & cross lease.
Thinking of buying a home? Use our mortgage calculator to work out your costs. Calculations are based on the interest rate(s) being constant for the term of the loan(s).
Going to an open home? Learn how to identify problems and potential issues with a property at an open home before you are too far into the purchase process.
Making an offer on a house is a big decision. Learn about sale and purchase agreements, different buying methods and multi-offers so you can make an informed decision.
Once you find an agent they will get you to sign an agreement, a legally binding contract between you & your real estate agent. Learn more about agent agreements.
You’ll need to start getting your property ready to market and to decide if you will sell through an agent or list it privately. It’s important you understand the different methods of sale so you can choose which one works best for your situation.
Check out our tips to help you get your property ready for sale.
Here’s what you need to know about the different ways to sell property in New Zealand - selling by negotiation and deadline, auction, tender, and by multi-offer.
Can’t decide if you should get a real estate agent to sell your property or to try selling it privately? Here are the pros and cons of both approaches.
Has your property been damaged by a natural disaster? Find out what you need to tell potential buyers, including making sure you understand what selling ‘as is, where is’ means.